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    Request a Non-Fiction Book Discussion Topic on a Specific Book

    Only staff members can start new book threads on this board as each thread's first message must be in a very specific format with specific links used, etc. If you would like a thread on a specific non-fiction book (that does not better fit one of the other book discussion forums) started here, you may request it in this thread.

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    Re: Request a Non-Fiction Book Discussion Topic on a Specific Book

    Quote Originally Posted by RandallS View Post
    1) Myths & Legends of the Celts
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    I hope I put this in the right thread! I'm a touch unsure. Thanks Randall!

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    Re: Request a Non-Fiction Book Discussion Topic on a Specific Book

    Quote Originally Posted by RandallS View Post

    1) The (correct) title of the book
    2) The author of the book
    3) The book's ISBN (we prefer the old 10 digit one, but the new 13 digit will do).
    1) A Short History of Myth
    2) Karen Armstrong
    3) 978-1-84195-800-2

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    Quote Originally Posted by RandallS View Post
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    Re: Request a Non-Fiction Book Discussion Topic on a Specific Book

    Quote Originally Posted by veggiewolf View Post
    The Year of Living Biblically
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    Here you go.
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    Re: Request a Non-Fiction Book Discussion Topic on a Specific Book

    Quote Originally Posted by Altair View Post
    1) A Short History of Myth
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    Psst, Randall, I think you missed one!

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    Quote Originally Posted by RandallS View Post
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    Re: Request a Non-Fiction Book Discussion Topic on a Specific Book

    Quote Originally Posted by SunflowerP View Post
    Psst, Randall, I think you missed one!
    Yes, I did. Thank you for pointing it out (and apologies to Chris for missing it). Here it is: A Short History of Myth
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    Re: Request a Non-Fiction Book Discussion Topic on a Specific Book

    Quote Originally Posted by RandallS View Post
    Yes, I did. Thank you for pointing it out (and apologies to Chris for missing it). Here it is: A Short History of Myth
    No worries! Hopefully someone besides me has or will read it, and will give us their take too.

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    Re: Request a Non-Fiction Book Discussion Topic on a Specific Book

    Quote Originally Posted by Altair View Post
    No worries! Hopefully someone besides me has or will read it, and will give us their take too.
    I haven't read it, but I've enjoyed all the books by Karen Armstrong I have read. I haven't always agreed with her as she tends to paint some things with too broad of brush strokes.
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